Map and how to get there

Attractions Restaurants

Nearest travel links

Airport Newquay 80 km
Ferry Plymouth 130 km
Train station Penzance 12 km
Car Car advised

Activities near Sennen

Sports Water sports, Horse riding, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays

How to get there

Lands End Airport - 15 minutes, Newquay airport - 1 hour, Exeter Airport - 2 hours.

Ferries to Plymouth - 1 & 1/2 hours

Places for car hire near Penzance, Cornwall:


Albert Street

Town Centre, Penzance

01736 368816

Enterprise Rent-A-Car

The Forecourt

Longrock, Penzance

01736 332000

Penzance train station (regular trains including sleeper from Paddington) Taxis / bus service available

Coaches to Penzance.

M4 / M5 or A303 leading to A30.

Take the A30 out of Penzance towards Lands End. On entering Sennen (not Sennen Cove) pass the bus stop on right.

Turn right into Sunny Corner Lane. 600 yards down winding hill. Park in private car park with blue 5 bar gate on left. Walk down the ramp past the gate at rear of car park.

Follow path down towards the sea:

Tresillian is approximately 150 metres away down the track and is the first property on the right hand side.

Sheldrake is approximately 233 meters away and is the last property (single storey) halfway up the bank on the right hand side nearest the beach.

Castaways is approximately 200 meters away in the valley basin and is the first property on the left

Sandpiper's is approximately 200 meters away in the valley basin and is the second property on the left


Please phone caretaker Brian Andrews a few days prior to your holiday to arrange key collection and book luggage service if required. Tel. 01736 871 574 if unavailable please leave a message with your contact details and requirements, we will call you back.

A follow up phone call whilst in transit is advisable to give an E.T.A and advise of any delays.

Please phone also if you need luggage delivery across the dunes (small fee payable to tractor driver)

Telephone: (day) 01736 871574 (evenings & sun/mon in emergency only) 01736 871756


Visitors are requested not to arrive before 3pm and to leave no later than 10am on day of departure.

Because of the uneven ground of the sand dunes it is advisable to wear sensible shoes

Beware of rabbit holes.

If you are arriving after dark please take a torch.